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In the last few months, the press has been drawing a lot of parallels between presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney and former Republican President George W. Bush. And they have plenty of reasons for doing so. Romney has already tapped many of the same Bush economic and foreign . . . → Read More: DeSmogBlog: What To Expect When You’re Electing: Mitt Romney’s Energy Advisors
Spendthrift finance minister Tom Marshall is willing to spend your money and mine to keep the Corner Brook paper mill afloat. As CBC tells us, Tom is keeping the options open:
"It can be a loan, it could be cash, it could guarantees but you know that we’ve made it clear we are not going . . . → Read More: The Sir Robert Bond Papers: Garnishee Tom’s pension first #nlpoli
From the CBC online story about the meeting between a raft of grim-looking provincial politicians and Joe Kruger: Dunderdale said she expected there would be a second vote on the pension restructuring plan.Once those issues are resolved, she said, the government is committed to stepping in to ensure that the mill is sustainable.
So while . . . → Read More: The Sir Robert Bond Papers: The paper-mill-sized elephant in the room… #nlpoli
The provincial government is giving $50,000 to a company in Grand bank that makes inflatable shelters for industrial and emergency use, according to a news release issued Friday.
Dynamic Air Shelters Ltd. will [use the money to] engage the services of Advanta Industrial Design Group Inc. to conduct staff training and improve the company’s design . . . → Read More: The Sir Robert Bond Papers: Province sinks more into inflatable shelter company #nlpoli